This policy brief from the University of California Berkeley School of Law’s Warren Institute examines the impact of California laws and regulations on safety net health care organizations seeking to become accountable care organizations (ACOs) in the state. The policy brief highlights issues related to capitalization requirements, medical liability, scopes of practice, and the prohibition against the corporate practice of medicine that are problematic for safety net organizations participating in ACOs under California law.
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Health Care Reform
Health Information Technology
Health Care Disparities
Health Workforce Diversity
Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Health